Bedfordshire Archive and Record Service

Organisation: Archive

Collections held: Courts, Police, Prisons

Dates: Before 1700, 1700-1799, 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949

Quarter Sessions gaol material includes an early series of mugshots.

Bedford MK42 9AP


Any publications or other relevant material about the collection / history of the organisation?

We have an extensive website and an on-line database of all our catalogues

Who can access the collection?

External (public), Online access (catalogue only)

How big is the collection?

Documents: over 100,000
Photographs: 101- 500
Objects: None
Artwork: None
Books/journals/magazines: Less than 10